September 1836 in history

September 1836 events chronologically

Sep 1 Narcissa Whitman, one of the first English-speaking white women to settle west of the Rocky Mountains, arrives at Walla Walla, Washington
Sep 5 Sam Houston is elected as the first president of the Republic of Texas

Top 7 most famous people born in September 1836

Sep 1 Robert Swinhoe an English naturalist who worked as a Consul in Formosa. He discovered many Southeast Asian birds and several, such as Swinhoe's Pheasant, are named after him
Sep 6 John Atkinson Grimshaw a Victorian-era artist, a "remarkable and imaginative painter" known for his city night-scenes and landscapes.
Sep 7 Henry Campbell-Bannerman a British Liberal Party politician who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1905 to 1908 and Leader of the Liberal Party from 1899 to 1908. He also served as Secretary of State for War twice, in the Cabinets of Gladstone and Rosebery. He was the first First Lord of the Treasury to be officially called "Prime Minister", the term only coming into official usage five days after he took office. He also remains the only person to date to hold the positions of both Prime Minister and Father of the House at the same time
Sep 7 August Toepler a German physicist known for his experiments in electrostatics.
Sep 10 Joseph Wheeler an American military commander and politician. He has the rare distinction of serving as a general during war time for two opposing forces: first as a noted cavalry general in the Confederate States Army in the 1860s during the American Civil War, and later as a general in the United States Army during both the Spanish-American War and Philippine-American War near the turn of the twentieth century. For much of the Civil War he served as the senior cavalry general in the Army of Tennessee and fought in most of its battles in the Western Theater
Sep 11 Fitz Hugh Ludlow an American author, journalist, and explorer; best known for his autobiographical book The Hasheesh Eater.
Sep 30 Remigio Morales Bermúdez president of Peru from 1890 to 1894. His predecessor until 1890 was Andrés Avelino Cáceres, his successor was Justiniano Borgoño in 1894. He died while still in office

Top 7 most famous people died in September 1836

Sep 3 Daniel Mendoza an English prizefighter, who was boxing champion of England in 1792–1795.
Sep 5 Ferdinand Raimund an Austrian actor and dramatist.
Sep 12 Christian Dietrich Grabbe a German dramatist of the Vormärz era. He wrote many historical plays conceiving a disillusioned and pessimistic world view, with some shrill scenes. Heinrich Heine saw him as one of Germany's foremost dramatists, calling him "a drunken Shakespeare"
Sep 14 Aaron Burr the third Vice President of the United States ; he served during President Thomas Jefferson's first term.
Sep 17 Antoine Laurent de Jussieu a French botanist, notable as the first to publish a natural classification of flowering plants; much of his system remains in use today. His classification was based on and extended unpublished work by his uncle, the botanist Bernard de Jussieu
Sep 23 Maria Malibran a mezzo-soprano who commonly sang both contralto and soprano parts, and was one of the most famous opera singers of the 19th century. Malibran was known for her stormy personality and dramatic intensity, becoming a legendary figure after her death at age 28. Contemporary accounts of her voice describe its range, power and flexibility as extraordinary
Sep 23 Andrey Razumovsky a Russian diplomat who spent many years of his life in Vienna. His name is transliterated differently in different English sources, including spellings Razumovsky, Rasoumoffsky, and Rasoumoffsky, the last of which being used by the British Government for its official translation from the French of the Paris peace treaty of 1815 and the Final Act of the Congress of Vienna